Meaning of “uproar” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “uproar” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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uproarnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈʌpˌrɔr, -ˌroʊr/

loud complaints esp. by angry people, or a noisy state of confusion:

[ C ] There was an uproar over the proposed rent increases.

(Definition of “uproar” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)